Fifty Chanukah Fun Classroom Activities

Do your students already know how to light the candles? Do they already know about the Maccabees? Here is a list of 49+ fun and creative activities to make Chanukah/Hanukkah come alive in the classroom. The activities were submitted to the Lookstein Center website by classroom teachers from all around. Some are appropriate for elementary school students, while others are better for middle and high school. You can add your activities to the list as well.
Among the activities on the list:
  • Chanukah Archeology Hunt
  • Chanukah Freedom Discussion
  • Olive Oil Scavenger Hunt
  • Burning Questions
  • Chanukah Puppet Theatre
  • Green Chanukah
Updated: Nov. 30, 2010